The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Essex / Colchester
Rank 27 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 64 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.99% 25.81% 19.51%
As % of the Vendors category 12.59% 44.76% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 61 31
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £29,500 £13,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
135 143 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 71.43% 57.66% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 118 134 88
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Colchester region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Colchester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Colchester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) SCCM
3 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
4 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 11 (29.73%) MS Office
4 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.03%) iTunes
5 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (27.03%) Smartphone
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (27.03%) Windows 10
5 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
5 10 (27.03%) Apple
5 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
5 10 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (24.32%) VPN
6 9 (24.32%) Clearswift
6 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (24.32%) Proofpoint
7 8 (21.62%) SCOM
7 8 (21.62%) Office 365
7 8 (21.62%) Windows 8
7 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
8 7 (18.92%) Mobile Computing
8 7 (18.92%) Windows Phone
8 7 (18.92%) Nokia

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
2 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (8.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.03%) iTunes
3 8 (21.62%) Office 365
4 4 (10.81%) OneDrive
4 4 (10.81%) Yammer
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) Skype
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Server Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Linux Server Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) CSS
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
1 10 (27.03%) Smartphone
2 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
3 7 (18.92%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 10
4 8 (21.62%) Windows 8
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Phone
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) ITSM
3 6 (16.22%) People Management
3 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.22%) Process Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Management
4 5 (13.51%) CRM
4 5 (13.51%) ERP
4 5 (13.51%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.41%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.70%) Social Media Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (45.95%) SCCM
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (21.62%) SCOM
4 7 (18.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (8.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.70%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Apple
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
2 9 (24.32%) Clearswift
2 9 (24.32%) Proofpoint
3 7 (18.92%) Nokia
4 5 (13.51%) NetApp
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) F5
6 3 (8.11%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Infoblox
6 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Mitel
8 1 (2.70%) Adobe
8 1 (2.70%) Hootsuite
8 1 (2.70%) Kofax
8 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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